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FOX News
Jan 2, 2013 6:00am PST
: with the new year now is your chance to have your very own affordable robot. finally it is here. las vegas create ad pint-sized gadget that comes alive when plugged into your iphone. hot dog. essentially the turning the phone into a robot. they're calling it romo. >> you see everything that the robot sees. kind of like skype. if you could move around in a three dimensional space. the advantage of using a smart device as romo's brain, people already have the devices. bill: he is capable of learning behaviors and play games, words with friends. has wheels to move over rough services. the robot will set you back 150 buck. >> can it cook is the question. bill: that is good question for itunes. arthel: well, high winds are keeping coast guard crews from getting a closer look at an oil drilling rig that ran aground in alaska. right now the rig appears stable off of a small island near cody yak island. it is carrying about 143,000 gallons of diesel fuel and 12,000 gallons of hydraulic fluid. anna kooiman is in the new york newsroom following the story for us. good morning, first of all. >>
FOX News
Jan 29, 2013 9:00am EST
. there are serious concerns and questions over knee calls to mandate universal background checks. william la jeunesse on that story live in l.a. now. william, good morning, what do you have? >> bill it seems to be the one thing that lawmakers a pier t appear to agree on. guns for the deraged is a patchwork of records that the government has treated not with try or the. and it begins with this application to buy a firearm. it is the first line of defense against gun crime, the background check. >> this is to make sure that you don't have any -- anything prohibiting in your past that would keep you from owning a firearm. >> reporter: fell ons, fugitives, domestic abusers, drug ears, the mentally ill, illegal aliens among others cannot buy a gun. >> you are going to wait ten days to put you through a background check. >> reporter: all states require f.b.i. background checks on weapons sold as gun stores. some include gun show sales for most weapons. the majority do not. a loophole some lawmakers hope to close. >> background checks for all firearm sales, not just by licensed dealers,
FOX News
Jan 22, 2013 6:00am PST
weapons illegally? william la jeunesse is on that story live in l.a. with more now. william, good morning. >> reporter: yeah, bill. they say laws for are the law-abiding. background checks are supposed to stop what the government calls prohibitive possessers, illegal immigrants, adjudicated mentally ill and felons who face few penalties for it. maricopa county jail in phoenix, arizona. is it hard for a person with criminal record to get a gun? >> no. >> reporter: while washington debates back ground checks for law-abiding gun owners. where do criminals get their weapons. >> people usually go through other people to buy it. >> i say 95% off the street, crime guns. >> reporter: survey of 18,000 prison inmates found 40% get their guns off the street, 40% from friends and family. 4% from pawn shops. 1% from free markets and gun shows. >> got a second degree burglary charge. >> reporter: we asked inmates incarcerated primarily for robbery and burglary do guns detour crime. >> if you're trying to do something, bad or whatever, get away with them, obviously not going to deal with somebod
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